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Primate of Brazil’s prayers on the death of Mandela

Archbishop Francisco da Silva of Brazil statement on the death of Nelson Mandela To our South African brothers and sisters.We are with you at this...

Archbishop of York “Pause for Thought” on the passing of Nelson Mandela

The Archbishop of York's Pause For Thought on BBC Radio 2 On Marking Life of Nelson Mandela...Today the world mourns the passing of a...

New Zealand archbishops offer prayers upon the passing of Nelson Mandela

Statement released on Dec 5 by Archbishops Brown Turei, Philip Richardson and Winston Halapua upon learning of the death of Nelson Mandela. “The only fit...

Archbishop of Canada mourns the passing of Nelson Mandela

Today the world mourns the passing of one of the greatest men of our times.  Nelson Mandela's life is the story of the prisoner...

South African President Jacob Zuma announces the death of Nelson Mandela

Address to the nation by President Jacob Zuma on the death of former President Nelson Mandela, 5 December 2013.My Fellow South Africans.Our beloved Nelson...

Anglicans in Bermuda mourn the passing of Nelson Mandela

The Anglican Church of Bermuda today joined with millions of people around the world in expressing its sadness at the death of the...

Desmond Tutu’s prayers upon the death of Nelson Mandela

The former archbishop of Cape Town offers prayers upon the death of the South African statesman. “We offer a prayer of contrition. We come with...

Presiding Bishop’ statement on the occasion of the death of Nelson Mandela

Episcopal Church Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori has issued the following statement:The people of The Episcopal Church join the world in mourning the death...

Canterbury statement upon the death of Nelson Mandela

Sending prayers to the family, friends and country of Nelson Mandela, who died today, the Archbishop of Canterbury said Mandela's life challenges us to...

Prayers upon the death of Nelson Mandela

A prayer offered by the Most Rev. Thabo Makgoba of Cape Town upon the death today of Nelson Mandela Go forth, revolutionary and loving soul,...

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Justin Welby on Capital in the 21st Century: the...

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, delivered the annual William Temple Foundation Annual Lecture at Lambeth Palace on 13 May 2019 on the...

Bishop of Pittsburgh responds to the appointment of Bishop...

I’m happy to announce that St. Peter’s, Butler, has called the Rt. Rev. David Hicks (former Bishop of the Diocese of...
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Anglican Unscripted 504 – Hijabs for Bishops

It is amazing to see the news and pictures coming out of the Church of England around Ramadan.

Mauritius bishop appointed director of the Anglican Centre in...

Archbishop Ian Ernest, the Bishop of Mauritius and former Primate of the Anglican Church of the Indian Ocean, is to become the...